Category: Tech

A working geek's point of view.

My Life In Tech: Microsoft Buys Skype (NSFW)

"It looks like you're trying to make a video call. Would you like help?"

As Microsoft officially welcomes Skype, promising Microsoft and Skype will remain focused on their shared goal of connecting all people across all devices and accelerating both companies’ efforts to transform real-time communications for consumers and enterprise customers… I can only think about this: Should be an interesting next few months.  

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My Life In Tech: What I Learned Last Week

No matter how much your customer insists that his computer and his wife’s computer are identical, they are not. If you solve the problem you went out to solve in the first 30 seconds of a customer visit, s/he will say, “As long as you’re here…” and you will be over your head for the …

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My Life In Tech: Teamviewer

Math homework

[notice]I’m bringing some of the posts from an old blog over to this one.  I’ll kill off the old blog when I’ve got the good stuff over here.  This was originally posted August 28, 2010.[/notice] TeamViewer is a great little application for remote computer support.  I’m not supposed to use it for commercial purposes, and …

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My Life In Tech: Typical

   I am not making this up.

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My Life In Tech: Just When I Thought I’d Seen Everything

[notice]I’m bringing some of the posts from an old blog over to this one.  I’ll kill off the old blog when I’ve got the good stuff over here.  This was originally posted July 11, 2010.[/notice] Lately I’ve been doing a lot of work  for people who just got a new PC with Windows 7 on …

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